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Undergraduate Research

Conducting undergraduate research provides an opportunity to:

  • Solidify knowledge gained in advanced (3000 or 4000 level) economics courses
  • Gain hands-on experience in economics research
  • Improve one’s resume and graduate school prospects
  • Receive a strong recommendation letter from a faculty member

Economics undergraduate students can get involved in research within the following frameworks:

Moreover, here is a non-exclusive list of other Funded Research Opportunities for Undergraduate Students. Many of these opportunities pay travel & most or all living expenses plus stipends ranging from small to generous. 

For more information about undergraduate research, please contact Dr. Piruz Saboury at